Restaurants With Live Music In London
From swinging little jazz clubs through to requesting your own song, our city's restaurants pack a whole lot of music into their spaces. No matter what type of night, or even brunch, you're looking for, these places have got it, with delicious menus, talented musicians and a whole heap of fun. Explore our guide to London's restaurants with live music and get into the groove without having to leave your seat.
If you're looking for some fun live music to soundtrack your dinner then head to Brick Lane where Ninety One Living Room is bringing you incredible acts and delicious food. Alongside a menu of classic and contemporary grub, the bar serves up some delicious cocktails and craft pints too.
Hammersmith's Kindred is a top spot for music lovers as they regularly host shows, including their 'Live Fridays' and 'Introducing...', the latter of which showcases amazing unsigned artists who perform alongside their own house band. Head over for an absolute treat for the ears.
With their namesake being named after Daffodil Mulligan, the daughter of an iconic Dublin street seller, it should come to no surprise that the restaurant brings live Irish music to its dining area. You can enjoy fresh seafood and sharing plates while enjoying the chill ambiance.
Fancy being serenaded while making your way through a menu of elevated British classics? That's exactly what The Union Bar is offering its guests. The friendly neighbourhood restaurant in Chiswick is a must for any music lover, adding an extra sense of ambiance to nights out in the city.
When it comes to buzzing nights out with impressive musicians, this east London hotspot has it all. Think lip-smacking dishes on the menu, classic cocktails and a stunning roster of artists from up and coming musicians to tributes to Bob Marley, Elvis and more.
One of the best restaurants in Shepherd's Bush for live music, this socially distanced outdoor venue is the perfect spot to get your fill of top tunes. Book a table in their fully-heated space, grab some drinks and prepare to be reminded just how utterly brilliant live music is.
This flamboyantly lavish cocktail bar is the perfect spot for an evening spent sipping on tasty concoctions whilst watching live sets from some of London's most promising acts. Their current music series, Fitz's Unplugged, means you'll be able to catch performances four nights a week.
From flamenco nights to DJs and musicians, this London restaurant with live music brings a taste of Europe to Leicester Square. When you're not munching on delicious tapas, get up and groove to traditional music.
This stunning live show in Holborn offers a unique dining experience complete with a cultural goldmine of entertainment. Expect an innovative live show bringing together music, dance, food and drink in one stunning production.
Located in the gorgeous Lavender Hill this quirky restaurant boasts an eclectic entertainment and live music schedule that's sure to keep you coming back for more than just the food. Clapped out in wooden boards and low-hanging lightbulbs, the space is a cool place to spend nights out.
Bierschenke has everything you need for a great night out near Liverpool Street, as this German beer hall comes complete with authentic food, delicious steins of beer, long benches, an amazing Oompah bands every Saturday.
When it comes to fun live music venues that serve food, you can't go far wrong with Old Street Records. Perfect for a first date, the casual spot excels in whacking pizzas and talented bands playing the best in chart hits.
Ayllu is a slinky subterranean restaurant, serving Peruvian-Japanese fusion food and date night vibes. Head here for delicious dishes and funky tunes from a DJ, which you can expect every Thursday and Friday evening, as well as all day on Saturday.
Head over to Covent Garden where this unique bistro and cocktail bar is bringing you some exceptional live music every night of the week. Join them for jazz club vibes and potent tipples, or hit the dancefloor to a soundtrack of jazz and funk.
Sometimes a fabulous meal is just not enough and we fancy a little live entertainment. Luckily, CasaCosta has you covered with their stunning speakeasy bar set in the prohibition era. Tuck into their delicious range of food and drinks in their sensuous, dimly-lit space.
The National Gallery's restaurant, Ochre, is not only a real looker; it's also fronting a DJ booth to play live music late into the night. Head here for sumptuous British fare for dinner, followed up by the entertainment they have on offer and drinks at the cocktail bar.
Yeah, there's live music at this London restaurant but there's also so much more. Proud Cabaret are known for their outrageous shows, with sexy showgirls, incredible aerial acts, jaunty live music and scrumptious dinner plates.
Paper Dress Vintage is home not only to a gorgeous boutique but also a live music space and contemporary bar and restaurant. A hugely popular Hackney-based hangout this quirky venue spotlights artists big and small, hosting outdoor parties in the summer months.
Whether you fancy a bit of Rihanna or are more after an old classic, the team at The Piano Works (in both Farringdon and the West End) have got you covered. One of the most notorious live music restaurants in London, the spot is a party palace with a great brunch option too.
Head over to Wembley Park where this slick bar and restaurant has taken over the old Fountain Film Studios to bring you delicious plates of British eats, immersive dining experiences and loads of live music to enjoy while you eat.
With a regular line up of great DJs and upcoming artists on the cards, Soho haunt Horvada is bringing you the whole package. Head down for the delicious Greek and Turkish-inspired food selections, but stick around for quirky cocktails and some very cool entertainment.